( more about Power Words)

angle The area (generally determined in degrees) in between 2 converging lines or surface areas at or near to the point where they fulfill.

Atlantic Among the world’s 5 oceans, it is 2nd in size just to the Pacific. It separates Europe and Africa to the east from North and South America to the west.

environment The envelope of gases surrounding Earth or another world.

attribution science A field of research study, mostly utilized in environment research studies. It looks for to evaluate whether– and by just how much– environment modification might be accountable for particular severe weather condition occasions, such as dry spells, severe flooding, cyclones, extreme heat or odd storm trajectories.

Caribbean The name of a sea that ranges from the Atlantic Ocean in the East to Mexico and Central American countries in the West, and from the southern coasts of Cuba, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico to the northern coasts of Venezuela and Brazil. The term is likewise utilized to describe the culture of countries that verge on or are islands in the sea.

environment The weather that generally exist in one location, in basic, or over an extended period.

environment modification Long-lasting, considerable modification in the environment of Earth. It can occur naturally or in action to human activities, consisting of the burning of nonrenewable fuel sources and cleaning of forests.

agreement A viewpoint or conclusion shared by a lot of, if not all, of a particular group.

coral Marine animals that frequently produce a tough and stony exoskeleton and tend to survive on reefs (the exoskeletons of dead forefather corals).

cyclone A strong, turning vortex, generally made of wind. Significant examples consist of a twister or cyclone.

gold requirement A typical term utilized to indicate the premier presently most dependable requirement for evaluating the quality or credibility of something.

cyclone A hurricane that happens in the Atlantic Ocean and has winds of 119 kilometers (74 miles) per hour or higher. When such a storm happens in the Pacific Ocean, individuals describe it as a tropical cyclone.

link A connection in between 2 individuals or things.

NASA Short for the National Aeronautics and Area Administration. Produced in 1958, this U.S. firm has actually ended up being a leader in area research study and in promoting public interest in area expedition. It was through NASA that the United States sent out individuals into orbit and eventually to the moon. It likewise has actually sent out research study craft to study worlds and other celestial items in our planetary system.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration( or NOAA) A science firm of the U.S. Department of Commerce. At first developed in 1807 under another name (The Study of the Coast), this firm concentrates on understanding and maintaining ocean resources, consisting of fisheries, safeguarding marine mammals (from seals to whales), studying the seafloor and penetrating the upper environment.

physical( adj.) A term for things that exist in the real life, instead of in memories or the creativity.

forecast Some function that extends out (or jobs) from the body of a structure.

radius A straight line from the center to the area of a circle or sphere.

reef A ridge of rock, coral or sand. It rises from the seafloor and might concern simply above or simply under the water’s surface area.

satellite A moon orbiting a world or an automobile or other made things that orbits some heavenly body in area.

water level The general level of the ocean over the whole world when all tides and other short-term modifications are balanced out.

storm rise A storm-generated increase in water above regular tidal level. For the most part, the biggest reason for storm rise is strong onshore winds in a cyclone or hurricane.

hurricane A strong, turning storm. These generally form over tropical locations around the equator where the water is warm. Hurricanes have strong winds of more than 119 kilometers (74 miles) per hour and generally have heavy rain. Big ones in the Atlantic are referred to as cyclones Those in the Pacific are described tropical cyclones.

tropics The area near Earth’s equator. Temperature levels here are normally warm to hot, year-round.

weather condition Conditions in the environment at a localized location and a specific time. It is generally explained in regards to specific functions, such as atmospheric pressure, humidity, wetness, any rainfall (rain, snow or ice), temperature level and wind speed. Weather condition makes up the real conditions that happen at any time and location. It’s various from environment, which is a description of the conditions that tend to happen in some basic area throughout a specific month or season.